Request New License: IBM PowerPC Initialization and Boot Software(ibm-pibs)

Roger Meier <roger@...>

Hi all

Based on Wolfgang Denk's question regarding the PIBS License
Identifier(PowerPC Initialization and Boot Software) on the spdx general
mailing list. I would like to officially request this License to be added to
the SPDX License List according to

1.proposed Full Name for the license: IBM PowerPC Initialization and Boot
2.proposed License Short Identifier: ibm-pibs
3.Provide a functioning URL: not available
4.Create and attach license text ibm-pibs.txt (attachment)
5.OSI-approved: No
6.Short explanation regarding the need for this license to be included on
the License List:
This License is used within "Das U-Boot -- the Universal Boot Loader",
File list:;a=blob;f=arch/powerpc/cpu/ppc4xx/4xx_pci.c;
Official information from IBM describing the Software Licensing Model
(chapter 5):
U-Boot started to use a SPDX-License-Identifier per file instead of the
license text, see here:

Thank you!

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